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Man & Biosphere
11 December 2017
Partners in Ecuador’s Chocó-Andino Model Forest are working to get the landscape they represent designated a Biosphere Reserve under UNESCO’s ‘Man and the Biosphere’ program. Covering 124,296 hectares and located in Pichincha province, northwest of the capital city of...
BiofertlisantAMFN
04 December 2017
Since 2013, the African Model Forest Network (AMFN), in collaboration with partners, has been producing organic (or “bio”) fertilizers based on mycorrhizal microorganisms. Starting with a bio-fertilizer production center in Abong-Mbang, East Cameroon, this green social enterprise has...
Chene-liege Provence
22 November 2017
The region of Provence, France, was the theater of fires this last August, ravaging 8000 Ha. A strong drought and high winds are identified as factors contributing to the situation. Forest areas belonging to the Provence Model Forest have been affected. While the massifs of Sainte-Baume and...
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Implementation of a  CC guidebookImplementation of a CC guidebook
The Canadian Model Forest Network tested the principles from the guidebook in two Aboriginal communities in Canada and in the Vilhelmina Model Forest in Sweden. Small communities in forest-based settings, are most vulnerable to climate change and we’re seeing those impacts from extreme weather events, such as forest fires and floods, by their front door. This video is in English video close-captions in English, French and Spanish. (click on the CC button below the video to access subtitles)
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